Study of a Woman

Study for "Woman binding Grain"

1878–84
George Fuller (American, 1822–1884)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 312

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.8 x 27.5 cm (14 7/8 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.729

Medium or Technique

Charcoal, with some graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Possibly related to the painting, “A Gatherer of Simples,” 1878-1883, owned by Mrs. G.P. Kimball, ill. Magazine of Art, vol. XII, 1889, p. 352, wood engraving by Fillebrown. A painting of same title ill. Centennial Exhibition of the Works of George Fuller, Metropolitan Museum of ARt, New York, 1923, cat. no. 8.

Inscription

Inscribed in charcoal on verso: Note for picture of Woman binding Grain / 1878 - 84 -

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875